Other Case Studies and Collections of Program Examples: Teen pregnancy
In addition to RHIhub's Rural Health Models and Innovations
rural program examples, you may also want to browse other case studies, databases, and websites with collections
of health programs.
Each resource listed below uses its own criteria for selecting program examples, which may range from programs
known to be effective based on research to anecdotal accounts. In each resource, you may want to review
information on the level of evidence required for a program's inclusion.
May include non-rural programs that could be applicable to rural health delivery.
Over Tea, South Carolina Girls Learn about Healthy Decisions
Highlights South Carolina's Tea Time with Teens, a program aimed at reducing teen pregnancy by bringing together community leaders, mothers, and daughters to build life skills and make healthy decisions.
Author(s): Allee Mead
Citation: Rural Monitor
Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub
Union General Hospital "It's a Girl Thing: Making Proud Choices"
Outlines Union General Hospital's "It's a Girl Thing:
Making Proud Choices" program, which seeks to curb sexually
transmitted diseases and teenage pregnancy in Farmerville,
Louisiana. The program focuses on educating high school
girls on topics such as self-esteem, dating and violence,
finances, the consequences of teen pregnancy, and more.
Also includes a brief discussion with one of the program
Sponsoring organization: National Rural Health Resource Center